Government and Politics

Published on February 24, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — Missed intelligence was to blame for the outmanned Capitol defenders’ failure to anticipate the violent mob that invaded the iconic...
Published on February 22, 2021 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) —Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration has begun drafting a regulation that would require automakers to offer electric cars for sale in...
Published on February 22, 2021 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) —The last time Merrick Garland was nominated by the White House for a job, Republicans wouldn’t even meet with him. Now, the once-...
Published on February 22, 2021 - Page 10
CODOGNO, Italy (AP) — With wreath-laying ceremonies, tree plantings and church services, Italians on Sunday marked one year since their country...
Published on February 21, 2021 - Page 5
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — At the outset of the coronavirus pandemic, two Democratic governors on opposite ends of the country were hailed as heroes for...
Published on February 21, 2021 - Page 20
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Thune is criticizing Republican activists and party leaders for engaging in “cancel culture” by rushing to censure...
Published on February 17, 2021 - Page 2
Excessive force is alleged PITTSBURGH (AP) — A 23-year-old Black man filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday, alleging a White police officer from Raccoon...
Published on February 17, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of medical-grade N95 face masks are pouring out of American factories and heading into...
Published on February 14, 2021 - Page 1
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump was acquitted Saturday of inciting the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, concluding a historic impeachment trial that...
Published on February 13, 2021 - Page 2
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump’s impeachment lawyers accused Democrats of waging a campaign of “hatred” against the former president as they sped...
Published on February 13, 2021 - Page 5
HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania may need to postpone its primary election next year because of late-arriving data from the U.S. Census Bureau that is...
Published on February 12, 2021 - Page 1
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dire harm from Donald Trump’s false and violent incitements will vex American democracy long into the future unless the Senate...
Published on February 11, 2021 - Page 2
WASHINGTON (AP) — Prosecutors unveiled chilling new security video in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial on Wednesday, showing the mob of rioters...
Published on February 10, 2021 - Page 1
WASHINGTON (AP) — House prosecutors on Tuesday wrenched senators and the nation back to the deadly attack on Congress as they opened Donald Trump’s...
Published on February 8, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State George P. Shultz, a titan of American academia, business and diplomacy who spent most of the 1980s trying...
Published on February 7, 2021 - Page 21
WASHINGTON (AP) — A majority of Americans say former President Donald Trump bears at least some blame for the Capitol insurrection, and about half...
Published on February 6, 2021 - Page 1
HARRISBURG — A divided state House on Friday gave lawmakers’ final OK to put on the May ballot a constitutional amendment limiting governors’ powers...
Published on February 6, 2021 - Page 5
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf signed legislation approved Friday by lawmakers that carries more than $900 million in pandemic-driven aid for hard-hit...
Published on February 5, 2021 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Joe Biden on Thursday called for a confrontation of the “political extremism” that inspired the U.S. Capitol riot. He...
Published on February 3, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —Vice President Kamala Harris has spent her first two weeks in office working with the president on coronavirus relief, consulting...
Published on February 2, 2021 - Page 11
WASHINGTON (AP) — During a politically divisive year, the number of active hate groups in the U.S. actually declined as far-right extremists migrated...
Published on January 30, 2021 - Page 7
ROME (AP) — Iraq’s top Catholic official said Thursday that a deadly suicide bombing in Baghdad hasn’t thwarted Pope Francis’ plans to visit, and he...
Published on January 29, 2021 - Page 8
LANSING, Mich. (AP) —Michigan Sen. Gary Peters will lead Democrats’ efforts in 2022 to expand their razor-thin Senate majority. Senate Majority...
Published on January 28, 2021 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Department of Homeland Security issued a national terrorism bulletin Wednesday warning of the lingering potential for violence...
Published on January 27, 2021 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) — All but five Senate Republicans voted in favor of an effort to dismiss Donald Trump’s historic second impeachment trial on Tuesday...
Published on January 27, 2021 - Page 7
HARRISBURG (AP) — The Republican-controlled Senate passed a measure Tuesday to take some emergency management power away from Pennsylvania’s...
Published on January 22, 2021 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) —Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell is proposing to push back the start of Donald Trump’s impeachment trial to February to give...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 1
WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, declaring “democracy has prevailed” and summoning...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 17
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — His presidency over, Donald Trump bid farewell to Washington on Wednesday but hinted at a comeback. “Goodbye. We love...
Published on January 21, 2021 - Page 18
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) —One name missing in President Donald Trump’s flurry of pardons is “Tiger King” Joe Exotic. His team was so confident in a pardon...